Update 8pm – Car Recovered in Halesowen. Please contact police or Crimestoppers with any info.
A trio of thieves are being sought after stealing a distinctive car when they took the owner’s keys at knifepoint inside his Northfield home on Tuesday night (17th October).
West Midlands Police have confirmed that they were called to Out Wood Drive, in the Hollymoor area of Northfield, at around 10.20pm after a break-in.
A police spokeswoman said: “Three masked offenders broke in and threatened the occupants with knives. They took keys to the family’s silver Ford Focus along with cash and jewellery.”
There have been possible sightings of the car – a distinctive Ford Focus ST with blue alloy wheels REG EK08 LWW – in Bartley Green, Quinton and Kings Heath.
Anyone with information is asked to call West Midlands Police on 101 quoting crime reference 20BW/222966A/17. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org